09/16/2022: Lab Update: Join the next Laboratory Outreach Communication System (LOCS) Call on Monday, September 19 at 3:00 PM ET
Audience: Laboratory and Testing Professionals
Level: Laboratory Update
On Monday, September 19 from 3:00-4:00 PM ET, the Division of Laboratory Systems will host a call to discuss hot topics and to solicit the laboratory community’s questions about emergency preparedness and response. The Laboratory Outreach Communication System (LOCS) Calls take place on the third Monday of each month and are scheduled for one hour. The next call is scheduled for Monday, October 17.
Please see below for agenda and Zoom information. Attendance for this call is limited to 5,000 participants, but audio, transcripts, and slides will be posted online by the following Monday.
To submit a question for consideration, email DLSinquiries@cdc.gov in advance or use the Question & Answer (Q&A) function in Zoom during the call.
Visit this page for more information.
For questions, contact us at LOCS@cdc.gov.
The Laboratory Outreach Communication System
Laboratory Outreach Communication System (LOCS) | Division of Laboratory Systems (DLS)
Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services (CSELS)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Sean Courtney, Division of Laboratory Systems, CDC
- Mpox Update
Serena Carroll, Mpox Response, CDC
- Mpox Sequencing
Crystal Gigante, Division of High-Consequence Pathogens and Pathology, CDC
- National Wastewater Surveillance System (NWSS): Opportunities and Challenges for Wastewater Surveillance for mpox
Carly Adams, Division of Foodborne, Waterborne, and Environmental Diseases, CDC
- FDA Update
Tim Stenzel, US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
To Join from a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device:
To Join by Phone:
Dial US: +1 669 254 5252 or +1 646 828 7666
Webinar ID: 160 639 2851
International numbers available: https://cdc.zoomgov.com/u/abvYp6DjgP
If you plan to join by phone, we strongly recommend installing the Zoom App: